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DEPARTMENT EVENTS

  • Malcolm Braly Awards for Creative Writing

    Friday, February 20, All Day
    This time has arrived. Students are strongly encouraged to submit entries in fiction, poetry, or creative nonfiction for the English Department's Malcolm Braly Awards.  The prize is $100 in...
  • Lecture: "The World of the Vikings..."

    Friday, February 6, 2015 at 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    From TV to film, Vikings have been storming screens around the world. But what about the real Vikings? On Friday, February 6, 2015, from 9AM to 1PM in Commons Room 331, Dr. Lila Kopar, Director of...
  • Serial Listening Party

    Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    The English Department will be hosting a listening party for the latest episode of NPR's hit murder mystery podcast, "Serial."  This new hit episodic podcast re-examines a murder that took...
  • Digital Humanities Student Showcase

    Monday, December 8, 2014 at 1:00 PM – 2:15 PM
    The students in Professor Steph Ceraso's Introduction to Digital Humanities course would like to invite you to their end-of-the-semester digital showcase.  Over the past several months, these...
  • Open Mic NIght

    Friday, December 5, 2014 at 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Bartleby (UMBC's Creative Arts Journal), The English Council of Majors, and Peace & a Cup of Joe are host an open mic night dedicated to poetry, music, and coffee on Friday, December 5 from...
  • Open Studio: Amanda Fiore

    Friday, December 5, 2014 at 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Every month, the Creative Alliance hosts a "First Friday" where one of the artists in residence opens his/her studio to the public. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet the artists. On December...
  • Fiction Reading: Amanda Fiore

    Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    For the past five weeks with Creative Alliance, Amanda Fiore, a part-time Lecturer in the Department of English, has been teaching a fiction workshop on "Reading to Write." She and her students...
  • Erika Meitner Poetry Reading

    Monday, November 24, 2014 at 7:15 PM – 9:30 PM
    On Monday, November 24, 2014 at 7:15 in the Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery, Judaic Studies is hosting a poetry reading by Erika Meitner. Come join us for this free event; all are welcome. Erika...
  • Fall Colloquium Series: Lia Purpura

    Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    In both poetry and prose, Lia Purpura is interested in looking hard at that which is passed over, off limits, degraded, or even ruined. While her essays range in their stances (from biological to...
  • English Major FAQ Luncheon

    Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Are you an English major? Do you want to be an English major? Join us on Wednesday, November 12, from noon to 1 PM in PAHB 428, the English conference room. English majors and prospective majors...